Maniac Cop

(1988)

Overview

In New York, people are slain and strangled to death brutally on the open street. All witnesses agree that the murderer was in a cop's uniform. Soon the police searches and finds a suspect in its own ranks: Jack Forrest, turned in by his own wife. To prove his innocence, he has to investigate on his own.

  1. William Lustig

    Director

  2. Larry Cohen

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Atkins

    Tom Atkins

    Frank McCrae

  2. Bruce Campbell

    Bruce Campbell

    Jack Forrest

  3. Laurene Landon

    Laurene Landon

    Theresa Mallory

  4. Richard Roundtree

    Richard Roundtree

    Commissioner Pike

  5. William Smith

    William Smith

    Captain Ripley

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Maniac Cop
Maniac Cop

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 13, 1988
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 25m

Budget $1,100,000.00

Revenue -

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